Category Archives: York City/Suburban

Remembering the old hotels of York

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the Union Hotel, the King George Hotel and some local bars, including Degan’s.

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Even more memories of Peoples Drug

Readers of Only in York County share their memories and photos of the former Peoples Drug Store in downtown York.

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More memories of downtown York cafeterias

Readers of Only in York County share memories of downtown York cafeterias such as Les’s and the YMCA’s cafeteria.

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More memories of the former Betsy Ross Elementary School

Two Only in York County readers share their memories of attending the former Betsy Ross Elementary School in York.

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Memories of the Teen Age Club and The Web in York

Only in York County readers share their memories of teen hangouts The Web, The TAC (Teen Age Club) and more in York.

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Even more York hobby shop memories

Only in York County readers share more memories of York’s downtown hobby shops, including The Model Craft Shop, The Checkered Flag Hobby Shop and more.

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Yet more memories of downtown York from the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s

Readers of Only in York County respond with their memories of downtown York businesses after reading several past posts on the topic.

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Mail call: Another memory of Martin Library from Sharon Mindemann

Reader Sharon Mindemann shares her memories of working at Martin Library in York during the late 1960s and early 1970s.

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Ask Joan: Wow, lots of memories edition

The March 23, 2013, edition of Ask Joan features follow-ups on Sleeger’s Furniture, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in southern York County, and some other former local businesses.

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Ask Joan: March begins edition

The March 1, 2013, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a burned-down restaurant in the Red Lion area, possibly Luddy’s Seafood, as well as some city neighborhoods like The Gap and Bullfrog Alley. In it, we also seek a recipe for a sloppy Joe-like sandwich served at the former Peoples Drug.

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